The Ford Motor Company And The Ford Pinto Car

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Throughout history, there have been many different cases in which businesses have made unethical decisions that have caused profound consequences. One of those cases had to do with the Ford Motor Company, and their Ford pinto vehicle. In the year 1968, Lee Iacocca along with other executives decided to manufacture and produce the Ford Pinto model to be sold to the public (Shaw & Barry, 2001). Knowing of a defect in the fuel tank, they still decided to provide their product to consumers in the market (Shaw & Barry, 2001).
Their vehicles began to portray their defects on crashes leading to the deaths of many people. Therefore, the people affected, the family members of the deceased, and states began to present lawsuits to the Ford Motor Company
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